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News/Media/Sport

The odd tale of Alphascript Publishing and Betascript Publishing

A company calling itself Alphascript Publishing and Betascript Publishing is taking articles from Wikipedia and publishing them as books.

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News/Media/Sport

Your prospective MP’s vision for Cambridge

While we all fear for the future of local journalism, Cambridge blogger Richard Taylor has once again shown that nowadays, independent commentators can – and do – provide a better job of covering local politics than the traditional press. His exemplary coverage (see links below) of the recent Vision for Cambridge in 2020 gathering of […]

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Gadgetry and IT

Woo. Just had 50Mb/sec internet installed

OK, bit the bullet and had my Virgin Media cable internet connection upgraded to 50Mb/sec. Quite painless, smart guy did the installation. That’s the result above. The only problem is that my Devolo dLan 200AV, which I’d used to connect the internet around the house, turns out to max out at around 20Mb/sec, which was […]